Cascades of Fire International Fireworks Competition is Coming to Niagara

October 17, 2018 12:49 pm
Niagara Falls fireworks.

Niagara Falls fireworks.

Get ready for a spectacular November in Niagara Falls as the city gears up to host the Cascades of Fire International Fireworks Competition as part of this year’s Winter Festival of Lights.

The competition will feature six 18-minute fireworks shows over the Horseshoe Falls, synchronized to music that can be heard on Star 102.5. A panel of judges will rate each show and awards will be presented to the winners at the event’s closing ceremonies on November 18.

If you’re planning on being in Niagara Falls while this one-of-a-kind event is happening, here’s everything you need to know:

  • Cascades of Fire is taking place over two weekends (November 9 – 11 and November 16 – 18).
  • Six international teams will be competing including China, Finland, Brazil, Vietnam, Italy, and Canada.
  • All shows start at 9pm.
  • Awards will be presented by the Mayor of Niagara Falls at the closing ceremony on November 18.
  • Team Canada will be hosting the competition’s finale on November 18.

You can find some of the best views of the fireworks shows from a Fallsview guestroom at a Niagara Falls hotel and experience an unforgettable spectacle over one of the world’s most beautiful natural wonders.